oa Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology - Perceptions of the community regarding female crime
|Article Title||Perceptions of the community regarding female crime|
|© Publisher:||Criminological and Victimological Society of Southern Africa (CRIMSA)|
|Journal||Acta Criminologica: Southern African Journal of Criminology|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Criminology, University of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Jan 1997|
|Pages||58 - 66|
|Keyword(s)||Abuse, Modus operandi, Patriarchal perception, Representative sample, Research procedure, Status of woman offenders, Upbringing, Victims and Weapons|
Exploratory, descriptionptive and hypothesis-generating research was undertaken by the author to determine the perceptions of the community regarding female crime. The perceptions were surveyed with the aid of random sample. A questionnaire comprising 57 items and a 5-point Likert-type scale was used.
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